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    Deadly suicide bombing in Somalia leaves 10 dead

    Deadly suicide bombing in Somalia leaves 10 dead

    gadishu, which caused a huge blast and destroyed two hotels nearby, police said. Reuters news...

    Nepal bans Indian police pair for fake Everest climb

    Nepal bans Indian police pair for fake Everest climb

    ple to have climbed Everest, according to officials.  A government investigation...

    Zambia suspends licenses of Muvi TV, Komboni Radio and Radio Itezhi Tezhi

    Zambia suspends licenses of Muvi TV, Komboni Radio and Radio Itezhi Tezhi

    and police should drop all charges against four media workers arrested when police sealed the...

    Kenya’s 'Disappeared' Deserve Justice: HRW

    Kenya’s 'Disappeared' Deserve Justice: HRW

    ldquo;To see the dead body of your family member is painful, but you at least know he is...

    European Commission rules Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros

    European Commission rules Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros

    ple in back taxes. After a three-year investigation, it has concluded that the US...

    Husband of Heart singer Ann Wilson arrested for assault

    Husband of Heart singer Ann Wilson arrested for assault

    the 16-year-old twin sons of her sister, Nancy Wilson, reports said. The Seattle Times...

    Zambia suspends licenses of Muvi TV, Komboni Radio and Radio Itezhi Tezhi
    Aug.30, NY: Zambian regulators should immediately reinstate the broadcasting licenses of three... Full article
    Kenya’s 'Disappeared' Deserve Justice: HRW
    Aug.30, NY: A few months ago, I listened to a Kenyan man talk about his brother who has been... Full article
    Car bomb attack in Chinese embassy at Bishkek leaves six dead
    Aug.30, Beijing: A car driven by a suicide bomber has exploded after ramming the gates of the... Full article
    Iran Executes at least 36 in August
    Aug.30, Washington: Iran executed 12 people on August 27  for alleged drug offenses, and 24 Kurdish prisoners earlier in the month despite a lack of due process, Freedom House said. “Iran’s staggering number of executions, including for crimes that do not meet ‘most serious crimes’ under international law, should be the focus of a UN Human Rights Council inquiry," said Dokhi Fassihian, senior program manager for Middle East and North Africa... Full article
    Murder of Pakistani journalist Irshad Mastoi shrouded in mystery
    Aug.30, NY: On 28 August, marks the second anniversary of the murder of Irshad Mastoi, an assignment editor at ARY News, bureau chief at Online news agency and secretary-general of the Baluchistan Union of Journalists. Mastoi was murdered along with his two colleagues Abdul Rasool Khajjak, a trainee reporter, and Muhammad Younas, an accountant. According to the Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), these murders remain shrouded in mystery despite the passage of two years. On 28 August 2014 at... Full article
    Is the Political Environment of Bangladesh getting progressively sectorial ?
    Feb 27, Dhaka: The British formed Legislative Assembly in the then India in 1936, the... Full article
    The dawn of a new Statesman: Indian PM Modi visit to Pakistan brings life to drowning relations
    Dec 30, Delhi: With the changing times the world is witnessing the new world order, a new dawn... Full article
    Donald Trump's Islamphobic statements could fuel hate crimes
    Dec 18,  Oslo: One shouldn’t be surprised with the speech of the Republican US... Full article
    Racism in the rhetoric and action of developed nations
    By Prabalta Rijal Mia, was walking down the road, with a file in her hand and tears in her eyes, she had just walked out of her 6th job interview in three months, and this time too, she was rejected, now close to becoming a homeless tram that roams the streets of New York. She rushes to cross the street, forcing herself to accept the one -fact she had never wanted to accept, it wasn’t her college grades or her experience that kept getting her rejected, it was her color. Who says... Full article
    Blood Cotton: Uzbekistan's illegitimate trade
    Has anyone of us ever realized that the clothes we bear, the fabrics we gracefully flaunt in parties, the dresses we desire fully admire to have one of those to outshine our aura, have a fraction of share of blood and cries of those minors and helpless humans who lived under the most repressive regimes in the world, Uzbekistan! As one of the leading exporter of cotton in the world, has become most controversial and deadly producers of our times, who’s every inch of a harvested soil is... Full article

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